Church of St Michael and All Angels, Rye, Puriton - Sedgemoor

Parish church. C14 to C15 chancel nave and north aisle and early C13 unbuttressed west tower with lancet window. South porch, north vestry. Coursed rubble, freestone dressings, mixed material roofs, interior has Perpendicular rood screen. Tower render failing and falling from the tower. Historic England gave advice following removal of the render in late 2016. Additional issues with the vestry wall and aisle roof remain.

Church of St Michael and All Angels, Rye, Puriton - Sedgemoor
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1344664
    Local Planning Authority:
    Sedgemoor
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Michael and All Angels
    Street Name:
    Rye
    County:
    Somerset
    District / Borough:
    Sedgemoor
    Parish:
    Puriton
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Bridgwater and West Somerset
    Region:
    South West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I